National Instruments offers cameras manufactured by Basler Technologies. The following software is necessary to set up and use your Basler camera with LabVIEW and National Instruments Vision software:
- NI LabVIEW Development System
- NI Vision Development Module (NI VDM)
- NI Vision Acquisition Software (NI VAS)
- NI Vision Builder for Automated Inspection (NI VBAI) - Optional
Refer to How to Acquire from GigE Vision Cameras with Vision Acquisition Software tutorial to acquire first image from the camera, control the camera settings, and then setup triggering of the camera.
Note: Using incompatible versions may result in errors, missing LabVIEW palettes or functions, or devices and tasks failing to show up in NI Measurement & Automation Explorer (MAX). Refer to additional links to ensure you install the correct or compatible version when upgrading or updating your system or software.